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Tag Archives: Car accident

Self-Driving Car Makers Must Now Report All Crashes

Earlier this summer, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) ordered all automakers to report all self-driving car accidents. If driver-assist systems are in use at the time of the crash, automakers are not required to report those accidents. This will give the NHTSA the data it needs to identify safety issues as they arise….. Read More

How Do You Find a Good Car Accident Lawyer?

Many car accidents cause severe injuries and major property damage. If your car accident is serious, then you should look for legal representation immediately. However, there are often thousands of personal injury lawyers in most major cities. Even smaller cities may have a handful of law firms competing for business. This can make choosing an…. Read More

5 Driving Safety Tips to Use This Holiday Season

The holidays are a magical time to spend with loved ones. From Christmas parties to Hanukkah celebrations, the month of December is typically jam-packed with festive gatherings. Even though COVID-19 has changed many holiday plans, the National Safety Council warns that the roads are still a dangerous time for all drivers. According to statistics, the…. Read More

Should I Get a Lawyer for My Car Accident?

Have you recently been involved in a car accident? You may ask yourself, “Should I get a lawyer for my car accident?” Not every car accident requires help from an attorney, though we do recommend that you at least speak to an attorney about your accident. Many personal injury law firms – like us –…. Read More

How to Prove You Are Not at Fault in a California Car Accident

Car accidents can result in serious injuries, leaving victims with growing medical bills and lost wages. You may have a viable claim to recover compensation for damages from the responsible party. However, first, you must prove fault for the accident. Determining fault in a car accident can be difficult. Below, our San Jose car accident…. Read More

How Do I Request an Accident Report in San Jose?

When a car accident occurs, police may come to the crash scene. If they do, they will put together a police report, which will contain important information about your accident. It should contain the date, time and location of the accident. It may also contain information about the involved parties, witnesses and accident scene. It…. Read More

What Am I Entitled to in a Car Accident?

We get this question a lot – “What am I entitled to in a car accident?” This is not a one-size-fits-all answer. Every car accident has its own unique circumstances, so the answer is that it depends. Below, our San Jose car accident lawyer explains common car accident damages and factors that can affect your…. Read More

Can You Choose Your Lyft Driver?

Ridesharing services are popular right now. The main reason is the convenience these services provide to people in need of a ride. Companies like Uber and Lyft allow their app users to request rides easily on their phones. At the same time, the software also displays a map which tracks the progress of the ride…. Read More

Is Lyft Dangerous?

Ridesharing services, like Uber and Lyft, offer riders a great alternative to taking taxi cabs or driving their own vehicles. They have reinvented transportation in many major cities across the United States. However, as these services continue to rise in popularity, so have ridesharing accidents. For example, since 2011, traffic deaths have increased by nearly…. Read More

How to Handle an Accident With an Uninsured Driver

Getting into an accident with an uninsured driver is scary. After all, without insurance, who will pay for your medical expenses and damages to your car? How will you support your family while you are recovering without compensation? Unfortunately, this is a common scenario, especially in California. Even though California law requires all drivers to…. Read More
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